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ABC
Dec 19, 2012 5:30pm PST
. >>> and watch this. an eagle swoops down on a family. a christmas tree bursts through the roof of a house. are these real? we find out the answers tonight. >>> good evening. we begin with the promise of action in the wake of tragedy. president obama saying today he will use all the powers of his office to help americans work together to end an epidemic of gun violence in this country. so, what will the president do first? abc's jake tapper was there and questioned the president today. jake? >> reporter: good evening, diane. after years of what critics charge has been not much discussion and even less action on the issue of addressing gun violence, today, president obama said that the tragedy at sandy hook changed everything, and now focusing on these issues will be at the forefront of his agenda. the president promised action. >> so, i will use all the powers of this office to help advance efforts aimed at preventing more tragedies like this. we won't prevent them all, but that can't be an excuse not to try. >> reporter: he pledged that his administration would look at the mental health,
CBS
Dec 25, 2012 5:30pm PST
to look into that. >> reporter: eagle lake, texas, depends on rice. it's been grown here since the 1800s. drought is usually the biggest threat, but the nervous talk in the drugstore now is about congress. >> without the farm bill, it really makes it uncertain for ehat you should do next year. >> reporter: steve is a pharmacist here and a rice farmer. the people are nervous. >> very nervous. wh reporter: what are they saying when they're coming in? what are you hearing? >> "what do we do?" you know, they don't know what to do. ht's so uncertain right now that the banks don't know what to do. the farmers don't know what it do. they're out there plowing the land, getting it all prepared for next year, with total cecertainty. >> reporter: at stake, $154 billion in federal farm aid and isop insurance, sidelined by the fiscal cliff stalemate. benefits from the farm bill also guarantee rice farmer l.g. ronn that his costs are covered when crops are bad or demand drops. you'd be out of it if there was no subsidies? >> i will be looking for another job, absolutely. >> reporter: you just can't ma
CNBC
Dec 3, 2012 6:00pm EST
of pennsylvania. art? >> caller: hi, i'm going a recovering eagles fan now living in steelers country. with everybody jumping on the chinese stock bandwagon i talked you last week about keu 360 ng t lightning round. it had the good quarter about three weeks ago. and no further news, today it jump dodd a new 52-week high, we got a short squeeze going on here? >> yes, that's exactly what we have. i don't want you to touch it sorry, i do have to momentarily wipe a tear from my eye, because whatever is going on with the eagles is just -- well, they went off their own sports cliff. let's put it that way. it may seem like fiscal fears are subsiding, but you must still be a little cautious. i'm optimistic for legislation if congress doesn't take a vacation, and until compromise is made, i'll try to spot some winners that are bounce-backers, if you stay with us, no vacation, congresspeople and president, until legislation. the new mantra. besides -- rise above. having you ship my gifts couldn't be easier. well, having a ton of locations doesn't hurt. and a santa to boot! [ chuckles ] right, b
CNN
Dec 20, 2012 4:00am PST
behind this viral video of an eagle swooping down and snatching a baby. we'll talk to students who fooled millions coming up. >> thursday, december 20th, and "starting point" begins right now. welcome. our team margaret hoover, richard socarides, former adviser to bill clinton, chrystia freeland from thompson reuters and johnbermen as well. everybody's with us. christine is sticking around, too. the family is all here for the holidays. major winter storm blanketing the midwest. there is a blizzard in effect for six states. colorado's already been clobbered. snow has forced officials to close 156 miles of i-70 in both directions yesterday, they were closed for hours. the storm stretching as far north as wisconsin, packing wind gusts over 50 miles an hour. emergency management officials in milwaukee offering advice to anybody looking to beat the holiday travel rush. >> i think the first thing you should think about is changing your plans for thursday. >> anybody looking for some advice? don't go is basically what he's saying and this just in to cnn, showing you pictures from mobile, alabama
CBS
Dec 14, 2012 4:00am PST
bengals are pushing to make the playoffs for just the fourth time since 1990. the philadelphia eagles are staggering to the end of the season. nothing seems to be going right for philly this year. one of the bengals' helmets got stuck on a face mask. eagles leading the bengals in the second half, and then the wheels come off. an andy dalton touchdown run. cincinnati gets the brown fumbles the ball, and the eagles brings back a score. cincinnati rips off 24 straight points to win this one, 34-13. >>> in the nba the red-hot knicks beat the ice cold lakers in new york city. carmelo anthony dominating in the first half, scores 22 points in the first quarter and 30 in his first 23 minutes of action, and then this happens. take a look. melo takes a hard foul going to the rim. he injuries his ankle, would not come back. by that point, the knicks were up big. they go on to win it, 116-107. >>> the feds are weighing in on the nhl at the highest level. president obama even had a message for both sides. >> if you can figure out how to spread out a bunch of revenue you're bringing in, but do righ
ABC
Dec 24, 2012 2:30am EST
the cardinals, too. >> and give credit, the new orleans saints 8-8. a respectable year. eagles playing in perhaps andy reid's last home game. >> redskins and the eagles. you could tell the eagles really wanted to win this for andy reid. they were able to get out in front early. rg-3 obviously in the conversation for offensive rookie of the year. able to get the redskins out front 27-13. but the eagles, they come from behind, get it to 27-20. and closing seconds, coming down to the final seconds. nick foles with an opportunity on a second and goal, trying to get his team in the end zone, can't do so. redskins win it 27-20. it looks like they're going to be your nfc champ. >> and andy reid in philly, he had some good years in there. the next part of our conversation is dedicated to willis. he had to endure a very rough day today. let's talk about that giants game against baltimore. >> the giants have been awful the last few weeks, not playing well, not getting things going on the defensive end. today, the ravens picked on cory webster all day in that giants' second dare. flacco played gr
CNN
Dec 30, 2012 6:00pm PST
. eagle owl. if you're ever asked a question on a game show, what animal is found on every continent except antarctica, there's a species of owl. this is not even full grown yet. you want to hold him? you can hold him. >> i'll let your guy hold him, that's fine. >> you want to have a glove first, get a camera on his feet for a second. a bald eagle, you've heard of a bald eagle, right? 1,000 pounds of pressure per square inch. if that was a bald ieagle, it would break his bone in a split second, not that that would happen, but they are powerful. see there? like a corkscrew, right? the reason is because his eyes are so big they cannot move in his eye socket. if you see a pretty girl go by, you'd go like this with your eyeballs. he can't do that because his eyes are so big he has to move his whole head around. he can go almost all the way around with that head. also the bird of silent flight. if i were to fly him one inch over your head, you'd never hear anything. a parrot or goose -- >> completely silent? >> wide old owl because their senses, hearing, eyesight, not on the side -- over
MSNBC
Dec 4, 2012 6:00am PST
: if you look at iran's video, it is a scan eagle drone which, quite frankly, sort of like honda civics. everybody has one. you can buy them pretty much on the open market. the belief is that they got it from the persian gulf state, united emirates, which have scan eagle drones like the u.s. navy does. but it's believe d that the iranians may have managed to steal one disassembled or someone even in that government under the table sold them one. they do acknowledge it looks like a scan eagle but it's not american. and they believe the iranians simply somehow got it off the shelf. this is not top shelf. that is horse and buggy technology. >> not even honda civic. all right, all right, jim miklaszewski, at the pentagon this morning. thank you, sir. >>> up next, cliff counting. where is the middle ground you? johnny isaacson will be joining me next. plus, 28 days later, there are still votes being tallied from the presidential election. the very latest on president obama's growing margin of victory and the single best bellwether county in the country. i'll be telling you where that is. see
FOX
Dec 22, 2012 10:00pm EST
22 point. mason defeats richmond 67-64. >>> an eagles-redskins rematch tomorrow in philly. remember when the redskins won 57-6. griffin iii completed this long pass to santana moss. the eagles have been 1-5 since then, but they had a da what tick win last week. >> i don't think that everybody is taking a big picture right now. we can do that after the season when we are happy. right now, everyone is focused on one game at time. that's the attitude that you have. no one his the locker room excited. we go on a win streak and control our own destiny. everybody is focus on what we have to do. >>> according to reports, robin griffin 3 has been cleared by doctors to play tomorrow. that's the end-all, be-all. if doctors clear him, he is good to go. >> do we wait to hear from shanahan? >> we'll hear from shanahan. we'll have the inactive list at that point on the pregame show. he's going to play. i don't think there is anything to worry about. if the doctors clear him, he is good to go >>> coming up, gwen tolbart has the holiday forecast. and trying to find the perfect present for your kids
ABC
Dec 14, 2012 1:40am PST
of the eagles. look at this, punts the ball right into his own blocker. been that kind of year for the eagles. they got blown out, 34-13. their record is a dreadful 4-10. the bengals are 8-6, with a shot at the playoffs. >> you root for the bears and bengals, right? >> i do. i worked in cincinnati for three years and i lived and worked in chicago for six years. but i grew up in michigan. >> eagles are my second favorite team. that's an embarrassing moment to see. but they're having the kind of season where it doesn't matter at this point. >>> coming up next after the break, new health concerns for babies born by c-section and what parents out there need to know. >>> and unusual yet fabulous gifts just a few clicks away. the merchandise that sets this website apart from all the rest. we're going to tell you all about it on "world news now." >>> "world news now" weather brought to you by no no hair removal. . [ roasting firewood ] ♪ many hot dogs are within you. try pepto-bismol to-go, it's the power of pepto, but it fits in your pocket. now tell the world daniel... of pepto-bismol to-go. ♪
MSNBC
Dec 20, 2012 2:00am PST
paraguay. the u.s. was 33 on list of happy nations. >>> the youtube video of what appears to be an eagle appearing to swoop down and grab a child is a hoax. it was created by four animation students at a school in montreal. they got us all. >>> now for a check of your morning morning markets. the dow opens at 13,251 after falling 98 points yesterday. the s&p and the nasdaq each lost 10. overseas, the into ek can i dropped 121 points but the hang seng gained 3. >>> it could be the end often era for the new york stock exchange. news of a deal that would end more than two centuries of independence for the nyse could come as early as today as its parent company hammers out a potential deal to sell itself to rival intercontinental exchange for about $8 billion. >>> gm shares shot up 6% yesterday on news that the u.s. government will sell its remaining stake in the automaker by 2016. >>> demand has skyrocketed for one unique product, bulletproof backpacks. they're lined with a light material that can allegedly stop handgun rounds. >>> google, the search giant just inked a deal to sell motorola
CNN
Dec 14, 2012 6:00am PST
from the cincinnati bengals -- fill eagles game. the helmets of andre smith and brandon graham got stuck together. the ref had to help separate hem. graham chuckled about it. the woeful eagles didn't have much more to laugh about in this game, five turnovers and lost to the bengals 34-13. >>> two 11-year-old boys, that trophy they're holding is 13,000 years old, 13,000 years old. because it's from troy, michigan, they were scouring a creek stumbled across a bone from a macedon, an elephant like beast that died 10,000 years ago. they're calling it the coolest show and tell item ever. >>> you can make part of a semiautomatic rifle using a 3-d printer. lawmakers fear it's a matter of time before people start making homemade guns. ...so as you can see, geico's customer satisfaction is at 97%. mmmm tasty. and cut! very good. people are always asking me how we make these geico adverts. so we're taking you behind the scenes. this coffee cup, for example, is computer animated. it's not real. geico's customer satisfaction is quite real though. this computer-animated coffee tastes dreadful.
CBS
Dec 20, 2012 7:00am PST
." ♪ . =dj >>> when we showed you this videoesterd >>> when we showed you this video yesterday of an eagle snatching a child, and now we know it close to 500 hours on the video. bird experts say they always knew the video was fake because golden eagles tend to avoid populated areas. i bought it hook line and sinker. i heard in their class if they got 100,000 views they'd get an "a." it's well over that. we should put a qualifier on it. i said it's clear. the bird took the kid. i was wrong. i bought it. >> i was concerned about it when i saw it the fact that the camera went to ground. that they were hiding something. >>> that does it for us. up next, your local news. see you tomorrow on "cbs this morning." hackney with news headlines at 8:56. let hit an >> your realtime captioner: linda marie macdonald. >>> good morning from the cbs studios in san francisco. i'm brian hackney with news headlines at 8:56. police say a stray bullet hit and killed a woman in east oakland last night. witnesses reported hearing about five shots in the 9100 block of international boulevard
CNBC
Dec 24, 2012 6:00am EST
together. we're reading that. and i think the first one goes to where the eagles transport them away from the wolves. >> i haven't read the hobbit. >> you haven't head the hobbit? you didn't read it in high school? yeah, i read it in high school. >> i feed a feel-good movie. >> el capitan, che guevara. >> let's talk shopping. shoppers hit the stores for the last time before christmas today. dana telsey is the ceo and chief officer of telsey group. we saw you day after thanksgiving, you said there was going to be sort of a hot -- that weekend was going to be big, there was going to be a lull, and it was all going to come back. has it turned out that way for you, dana? >> i think some of it came back. i don't think all of it came back. i think it was a tougher season than expected. you think you had the long calendar, the hurricane sandy, the track dpi in connecticut, people had a lot on their minds this season. this weekend was a key weekend. i think it helped. i didn't see promotions being extra promotional. but it's a push till the end. >> okay, so winners and losers? >> i think some of
CNN
Dec 25, 2012 6:00pm PST
eagles records. >> who of all the acts out there now, who's the one that ek sites you, the modern crowd? >> i love adele. you know. and i think i watched the grammy this year and the grammys there was a lot of glamour, a lot of dancers, there was a lot of flash, there was a lot of that. then adele came on. and everybody was dressed in black. and they only had white light on her. and she just stood there and burned. >> when we come back, my fachb rit sports interviews of the year. the men and women who inspire us with their quest to be the best. yes! yes! yes! >> oh, come on! >> yes! >> that was nice. you did good. you beat me. o stay in motion. staying active can actually ease arthritis symptoms. but if you have arthritis, staying active can be difficult. prescription celebrex can help relieve arthritis pain so your body can stay in motion. because just one 200mg celebrex a day can provide 24 hour relief for many with arthritis pain and inflammation. plus, in clinical studies, celebrex is proven to improve daily physical function so moving is easier. celebrex can be taken with or withou
ABC
Dec 25, 2012 2:05am PST
, they sped through the night and passed sputnik and beat nick and the eagle in flight. st. nick and venic flew into star space and the whole universe smiled with a big, happy face. christmas was everywhere that they could see. and when they reached venus, santa laughed. the stars glistened and sparkled so bright. and lit up the heavens with christmas tree light. then in a twinkle, the great northern star, all the space nicks came from near and far. there must have been thousands that popped from the sky. st. nicholas was amazed and astonished to see so many creatures dressed exactly as he. the colors of these space nicks were grand to behold. some even flashed like sequins of gold. they had sacks of toys, all different and gay, and many kinds of games for the children to play. there were moon dolls and hobos from space. and a different kind of candy with an all-around taste. the space nicks worked quickly in venus' short night. and christmas shined wondrously before morning's bright light. venic looked out and wondered is this but a dream? with joy in his heart for this gift so dear, he t
CBS
Dec 26, 2012 7:00am PST
. >> is all that matters. >> the eagle has landed. >> as long as it's familiar and unforgettable. >> good night and good luck. >> great job with that. >> sorry to geek out this morning, but i love it. i could read it all day long. >> i think you did a great job with the piece, what's your favorite quote? >> about irony but also love this randy pausch quote, you get people to help you by telling the truth, be earnest, i'll take an earnest person or hip every day, because hip is short term. >> mine is winston churchill, never give in never give in never, never, never. >> excellent. again, we could read this all morning long. bartlett's familiar quotations. let's go to break. >>> saw the courts hand down big decisions this year from the supreme court upholding president obama's health care well, well well. growing up, we didn't have u-verse. we couldn't record four shows at the same time. in my day, you were lucky if you could record two shows. and if mom was recording her dumb show and dad was recording his dumb show then, by george, that's all we watched. and we liked it! today
CBS
Dec 30, 2012 6:00am PST
every moment of your journey, neal armstrong. >> the eagle has landed. oh, boy. we're going to be busy for a minute. >> osgood: our collective sigh of relief echos to this day. and so does our awe. the sight of you walking on the moon. >> that's one small step for man. one giant step for mankind. >> osgood: understated to the end, you downplayed that part of the trip, reminding us pilots take no particular joy in walking. pilots like flying. god speed neal armstrong. ♪ moon river ♪ wider than a mile ♪ i'm crossing you in style ♪ some day >> osgood: andy williams used to say that he never tired of singing the ball add that brought him such fame. to croon about the moon, to make the ladies swoon, you have to admit it wasn't a bad way to make a living. ♪ two drifters off to see the world ♪ >> osgood: it's been years since the rev. sun moon was in the spotlight presiding over the mass weddings of his followers, the moonees he used to call them. farewell. now you probably never heard of chemist sherwood roland, but he worked a minor miracle here on earth. his research led to a p
CBS
Dec 12, 2012 7:00am PST
the importance of men who worked in it with eagles and wreaths and coloms. >> we have accounts of this room being very crowded and people coming in and just trying to find a seat anywhere. >> the committee has also seen its share of scandal. wilbur mills was pulled ore for drunk driving in 1974 and his companion, a stripper named fannie fox jumped out of the car and waded into the tidal basin. >> welcome. >> good morning. >> thank you for allowing us to come into this magnificent place. >> welcome. glad you're here. >> we want to talk about the fiscal cliff and where we are in terms of who is going to offer what to break this "you first" dialogue that's taken place in the white house. how should they get past that? >> well i think the real issue is about middle-class jobs and that's why we think it's real important we have fundamental tax reform as part of this because it's really about getting our economy going. >> being from michigan that's a big concern. >> as you know the democrats say they're looking after the middle class, you know and because you won't rai
CNBC
Dec 14, 2012 6:00am EST
at risk of what i call a hotel california, monetary policy, going back to the eagles song which is you can check out any time you want but you can never leave. that's what i worry about. theoretically we can check out any time we want from this program but we practically, because we're going to have an engorged balance sheet, we may never be able to leave this position. so i have some concerns. i was concerned about the 2.5% mention, even, of inflation one or two years out in terms of expectations. the market becomes fixated on the unemployment target that we actually install its threshold, not a target that we put in there. but, i lost my arguments. there are others that argued similarly. they'll let them speak for themselves. but here's the thing, the committee makes a decision under the leadership of ben bernanke. this is ben bernanke's fed. its his legacy going forward, and then we leave the table and we're still friends. so, can i sell it to you? i can't sell it with passion. but i will say that this is action in a city called washington, or sometimes in texas we call it washington-st
CNBC
Dec 17, 2012 9:00am EST
have the right here to say yes or no to sprint, willing to go to the same price that was paid to eagle river. mccall started clearwire way back when. google got out way below these prices some time back. my guess is, they get it all done. it is a distressed situation in some ways. then the question will be, what does sprint do with it. >> the deal itself won't close immediately, so those who are paying north of this price may end up being hurt. >> they may. now, there's always hope when you get close to it, they may not have the vote, they'll bump a bit. we shall see in time. they're certainly making an endorsement of why they agreed to $2.97. and why an alternative is not one that shareholders should in any way save for. >> you saved viewers a lot of money. there. >> all right. i'll take it. >> all right. giant changing a recipe for a well-known soda. we'll tell you which one we're talking about and what is behind this move. and later, mcdonald's bringing back the mcrib today. what the bacon, onion and cheddar sandwich did for november sales. i love the holidays. and with my bankameri
CSPAN
Dec 21, 2012 10:30pm EST
for well over a century. over the past 25 years, the eddie eagle and state program has taught over 26 million children that real guns are not toys. today child gun accidents are at the lowest levels ever recorded. school safety is a complex issue with those simple, single solution. -- with no simple, single sol ution. but i believe trained, qualified armed security is one key component among many that can provide the first line of difference, as well as the last line of defense. again, i welcome the opportunity to serve as vital, potentially lifesaving effort. thank you very much. >> thank you. as i indicated at the outset, this is the beginning of a serious conversation. we will not be taking questions our public affairs officer is here. we will be willing to talk to anybody beginning on monday. a text of the speech by wayne and a suction's remarks are available at nra.org. i look forward to answering your questions next week. >> next, democratic senators dianne feinstein and richard blumenthal respond to and criticize the nra's remarks. the senators also take questions from reporter
CNN
Dec 4, 2012 11:00am PST
. it does say the drone in question is a scan eagle drone. that's a lower cost model also used by several washington's persian gulf allies. iran's announcement comes one year to the day after it claimed to have downed a more sophisticated drone over iranian soil. >>> and an intense typhoon hit the philippines killing 27 people. rising water and high winds hit millions in the storm's path. many of those live, as you can see, pretty remote areas, unprepared communities. typhoon comes a year after a storm killed more than 1200 people on the very same island. >>> a federal judge here saying hold on a second, after california becomes first state to ban conversion therapy. that's the treatment aimed at turning young gay people straight. california governor jerry brown signed the law not too long ago, which is scheduled to go into effect the first of the year. but this judge now says that may not work because it could trample the first amendment rights of therapists. >>> coming up next, police are frantically searching for this 11-year-old little girl, a cancer patient. she was last seen right h
CNN
Dec 14, 2012 4:00am PST
president. >>> thursday night football, the stumbling bumbling philadelphia eagles, they fumbled the ball four times, they threw an interception but this was the worst. they blocked their own punt. you don't do that in football, that helped them to a 34-13 loss at home. they don't teach you how to do that. >>> if you noticed a change in your tv viewing habits over the years there are what feels like dozens of award winning shows on right now, "madmen" "breaking bed," "downtown abbi" and it all started with "the sopranos." the book is called "the revolution was televised." nice to have you with us. >> thank you for having me. >> what changed tv drama do you think? >> well, what happened was in the middle to late '90s, so many more channels were producing so much programming the audience fractured. one of the time the goal was we'll get it as big as possible and dumb it down, now the audience is smaller so instead of trying to aim for wide net let's go deep and get something that makes people passionate what they do. hbo was willing to give creators to write it. >> david chase didn't set ou
CNBC
Dec 21, 2012 9:00am EST
world war ii. we did it for very young kids with our eddie eagle child safety program that is throughout the country in schools right now. and we'll do it again today. the nra is going to bring all its knowledge, all its dedication, and all its resources to develop a model national school shield emergency response program for every single school in america that wants it. from armed security to building design and access control, to information technology, to student and teacher training this multifaceted program will be developed by the very best experts in the field. former congressman asa hutchinson will lead the effort as national director of the national model school shield program. with a budget provided by the nra, of whatever scope the task requires. his experience as united states attorney, director of the drug enforcement agency, and under secretary of the department of homeland security, will give him the knowledge and expertise to hire most knowledgeable and credentialed experts that are available in the united states of america, to get this program up and running from the fir
CNBC
Dec 24, 2012 9:00am EST
's to that happening in 2013, governor. and to a revamped offensive line for our eagles. >> absolutely. happy holidays to everyone in squawk. >> thanks a lot, governor. see you later. >> another rough morning for shares of herbalife. kayla? >> melissa, herbalife shares have dropped, but up premarket by 4%. now they're plummeting past the key level. we had a put that expired on december 21st. traders saying there's a little more options activity with puts and potential shorts for those shares escalating in early trading today. guys, back to you. >> yeah. kayla, thanks so much. shares of jcp down 40% over the last year. but one analyst putting out a positive note on the retailer this morning. he'll explain why he sees some evidence of success at the department store. plus, crude oil prices pulling back this year. how can you get the investing edge on energy in 2013. we'll get predictions when "squawk on the street" comes right back. ally bank. why they have a raise your rate cd. tonight our guest, thomas sargent. nobel laureate in economics, and one of the most cited economists in the world. professor s
CNN
Dec 19, 2012 1:00pm PST
on the internet. it purports to show a child being taken by an eagle but it t is a hoax. it hasn't stopped it from getting more than a million hits in youtube since being posted last night. and the photo sharing app instagram is backtracking by suggesting it owns photos and can use them without providing compensation. the co-founder says that the language is being removed in the user language. and talk about an uproar, i know a lot of people were buzzing about that saying, wait a minute, instagram is going to own our photos and sell them to advertising agencies? so i am not surprised a bit that they are backtracking on this, wolf. >> i'm skeptical. let's go through all of the language before we draw any final conclusions. >> good point, wolf. >>> it's been five years since one father shared with me the wrenching loss of his daughter in the virginia tech massacre. and now the father is back with what could be some very helpful advice for the parent of the children killed in newtown, connecticut. g? yeah. one phillips' colon health probiotic cap each day helps defend against these digestive issues w
CSPAN
Dec 18, 2012 12:00pm EST
was an eagle scout, graduated from harvard college, stanford law school, where he met his future wife, ann. while at stanford, he worked in senator robert f. kennedy's campaign for president. at the age of 35, he was elected new mexico attorney general in 1978. and four years later at the age of 39, elected to the united states senate. during his three decades in this body, jeff bingaman has been a classic workhorse senator as opposed to being a show horse senator. he is truly remarkable and distinctive among senators for his willingness to shun the limelight and share the credit in order to get important things done for his state and for this country. senator bingaman has been a much valued colleague of mine on the health, education, labor and pensions committee, but he has really made his mark in the senate a lasting mark in his role as chair of the energy and natural resources committee. as chair and also at times ranking member of that committee, he has played a leading role in shaping energy policy for our nation, authoring bipartisan legislation promoting a balanced energy portfolio
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